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TIHAR NEWS

A prison diary from Tihar, by Natasha Narwal and Devangana Kalita

January 24, 2022 9:37 am

🔴 In these times of suffering brought on by the pandemic, it is imperative for the Indian judiciary and the state to ensure the right to life of the people it continues to hold in its custody and not let prisons become graveyards of human rights and dignity.

Foreign lawyers cannot have interviews with jail inmates as legal advisor, says Delhi court

February 25, 2020 3:46 pm

Delhi Prison Rules, 2018 permit lawyers who are registered under the Advocates Act to have legal interviews with prisoners and meet them, the court said.

Senior Tihar official gets SMS from Chhota Shakeel, threatens to kill Chhota Rajan

May 01, 2016 11:57 am

An SMS was purportedly sent from the cell phone of Chhota Shakeel, a close aide of fugutive mob boss Dawood Ibrahim, to a senior Tihar jail official threatening to eliminate Chhota Rajan.

My learning in Tihar Jail

April 22, 2016 10:19 am

Nearly seven years spent in Delhi’s jail within a jail are enough to educate oneself in the socio-economy of crime

Spotlight Tihar: After security audit, jail shuts tea-coffee canteens

October 16, 2015 3:35 am

The wet canteens shut down were for eatables such as pakoras, biscuits, tea, coffee and milk for inmates

Gang rivalry breaks out in jail van returning to Tihar from Rohini court, two prisoners killed

August 26, 2015 2:11 am

The dead were identified as members of the Neetu Dabodia gang; police say rival gang leader Neeraj Bawana led the attack, probe on.

Dec 16 convict beaten in Tihar, says his lawyer

August 21, 2015 2:49 am

One of the four death row convicts in the 16 December gangrape and murder case today claimed in court that he was brutally assaulted by the inmates in Tihar Jail due to which he has sustained fractures.

Undertrial stabbed to death in Tihar, four inmates booked

August 13, 2015 5:20 am

Deepak, an undertrial who has been in Tihar since 2013 in connection to a robbery case, was found murdered at about 10.30 pm on Tuesday, said police.

Release undertrials lodged in jail for over 6 months: Govt lawyer

July 10, 2015 2:53 am

The Delhi government also suggested that the scope of the PIL should be expanded as Tihar Jail, which can accomodate 6,500 prisoners, is “overcrowded” with nearly 14,000 prisoners.

Days after jailbreak, Tihar official thanks inmates who kept order

July 10, 2015 3:05 am

Parimarjan, a show put together by jail authorities and NGOs in Tihar’s jail no 3, treated hundreds of inmates to an evening of music and entertainment.

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Tihar jail inmates enjoy 'Parimarjan' musical event

July 10, 2015 3:27 pm

Parimarjan, a show put together by jail authorities and NGOs in Tihar’s jail no 3, treated hundreds of inmates to an evening of music and entertainment.

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